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Two arrested in Springfield after loaded firearm and heroin seized

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two people from Springfield were arrested Saturday night for several gun and drug charges. According to the Springfield Police Department, officers arrested 25-year-old Anthony Ayala and 27-year-old Maurice Bailey, both from Springfield, around 7:00 p.m. Saturday night on Summit Street. The department’s Firearms Investigation Unit found...
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Hartford Courant

3 men accused of shooting at undercover Hartford detective in October 2020 arrested

Three men accused of opening fire on an undercover Hartford police officer’s vehicle last fall after a shooting at a Parkville grocery store were arrested last week following a nearly 10-month investigation. Alexander Galarza, 27; Justin Colon, 24; and Michael Calle, 25, were all taken into custody on Wednesday afternoon and charged with attempt to commit first-degree assault, conspiracy to ...
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New Haven, CTNew Haven Register

Police: 2 shot on Quinnipiac Avenue in New Haven

NEW HAVEN — Two people were shot on Quinnipiac Avenue Friday night, according to police. Officers responded to multiple 911 calls around 7:30 p.m. of a person shot on Quinnipiac Avenue between Ferry and Lenox streets, Officer Scott Shumway said. Responding officers found a 21-year-old Hamden man with gunshot wounds,...
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Plainfield, CTNew Haven Register

Plainfield police: Hamden man allegedly had cocaine, gun in vehicle

PLAINFIELD — A Hamden man allegedly was caught in possession of cocaine and a gun after being pulled over for speeding, according to police. Plainfield police charged Anthony Dandonoli, 51, with traveling unreasonably fast, possession of narcotics, carrying a pistol without a permit and possession of a dangerous weapon in a vehicle. He was released on a $25,000 bond and was scheduled to appear in court on the charges Aug. 23.
Hartford, CTConnecticut Post

Hartford police: Woman with gunshot wound sent to hospital

HARTFORD — A woman in her 50s was sent to a hospital Saturday after she sustained a gunshot wound, according to police. The woman was “suffering from a gunshot wound” in the 300 block of Woodland Street when she approached a city police officer on Saturday around 8:30 p.m., according to a release from Lt. Aaron Boisvert.
Connecticut StateNew York Post

Connecticut ‘strongly recommending’ indoor masks as cases increase

Connecticut officials are “strongly recommending” that all residents over the age of two — regardless of vaccination status — wear masks indoors after seven of the state’s eight counties have been classified by the CDC as having “substantial transmission” of COVID-19. The Connecticut Department of Public Health said Sunday that...
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Hartford Courant

Over 50? Manufacturers in Connecticut are looking to fill thousands of unfilled jobs with older workers.

At 51, Doug Galullo is taking a new direction in his career, learning the facets of manufacturing in Waterbury, still a factory town long after its reputation as a brass center has faded. He managed a family printing business, was a letter carrier and a Waterbury police officer. Now he’s enrolled in a 13-week course at the Manufacturing Alliance Service Corp., a postsecondary school and ...
West Haven, CTEyewitness News

Man accused of driving on West Haven boardwalk

WEST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - A New Haven man accused of driving on the West Haven boardwalk was taken into custody. Police arrested Marcus Galberth, 37, at his home and charged him with reckless driving, breach of peace, and reckless endangerment. Galberth allegedly drove along the boardwalk "with complete disregard...
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Indoor masking 'strongly recommended' for all CT residents ages 2 and older

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Connecticut Health Officials are 'strongly' recommending indoor mask wearing statewide for all residents over the age of two, regardless of vaccination status. This recommendation also applies in Litchfield County, where there is moderate COVID transmission. Middlesex County, on Sunday, joined the other six counties in meeting...
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DPH 'strongly recommending' all CT residents wear masks indoors

The state Department of Public Health now strongly recommends that all Connecticut residents, regardless of whether they are vaccinated, wear masks indoors in all eight counties amid an increase in COVID-19 cases. The message Sunday from DPH follows adjusted guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which recommends...
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New Haven Independent

As Smoke Spread, NHFD Guided Seniors Out

A larger-than-usual contingent of firefighters responded to a one-alarm call on Fountain Street, to ensure elderly tenants didn’t get stuck in a dangerous spot. That happened Sunday evening at the six-story, 62-unit apartment complex at 200 Fountain St. A call came in at 6:48 p.m. about smoke filling a first-floor...